Maximo Application Log on Error

Hi,

We are using Maximo 4.1 application with SQL Server 2000. We could not open Maximo Application from Maximo server, but we can open from users PCs and use all the application.
Database is updating and auto backup also working fine, bur If we login in Maximo server, we are receiving the following error message:
SQL.INI File Error
WIN32CLIENT:
WIN32CLINET: No Configuration file

If say OK,

Application Error:
DBMS not available: (3701) No configuration file

Abort/Retry/Ignore

Please find attached error meesages and  help me to resolve the issue.

Thanks
PV

err1.jpg
err2.jpg
pvcdmAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Spot_The_CatCommented:
Hi,

I think this is a Maximo configuration problem - not a SQLServer problem as such. Look at the shortcut that you're using to open the Maximo application for the 'Start in' parameter.  Then look in that folder for the SQL.INI file.

If there's not one there which I think is likely to be the case then you should either copy the SQL.ini from the location that your client workstations access it from or map a network drive to the location that they are pointed to and change the 'Start in' parameter of the shortcut.

If you have got a local SQL.ini file then you should take a copy of it before copying the working clients SQL.ini file. Then try again.

Hope that helps

0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
pvcdmAuthor Commented:
Your tips and solution is correct.
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Microsoft SQL Server

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.